Discover the Culture and Geography of A Lost Civilization

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Baker & Taylor
Provides an introduction to the ancient Inca and their civilization and includes hands-on projects and activities such as building a tropical cloud forest, making a drop spindle, and creating a T-shirt version of an Inca tapestry.

Perseus Publishing
Revealing legends and legacies, Inca: Discover the Culture and Geography of a Lost Civilization with 25 Projects offers engaging insight into the continent-sprawling ancient Inca culture. The text and activities invite learners on a journey along the Inca Trail. They'll visit the city of Cuzco and the majestic Machu Picchu, built on a jagged ridge thousands of feet above the Urubamba River. Kids will learn about cultural beliefs, rituals, scientific advances, and languages. They'll create Salar de Uyuni salt crystals and build a tropical cloud forest. This captivating educational tool also features unique illustrations, informative sidebars, fun-fact questions, and vocabulary that will interest readers from start to finish.

& Taylor

An activity primer inspired by ancient Inca culture traces the region along the Inca Trail including the cities of Cuzco and Machu Picchu, imparting facts about Inca customs and innovations through projects that involve making Salar de Uyuni salt crystals, building a tropical cloud forest and more. Simultaneous.

Publisher: White River Junction, VT : Nomad Press, [2013]
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9781619301405
Branch Call Number: J 985 KOVAC
Characteristics: vii, 120 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Rizvi, Farah - Illustrator
Notes: "Focus on social studies"--Page 4 of cover
"With 25 projects."


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